ABC-TV Video of Swim22

09/23/2010

Jen Schumacher, Chris Dahowski, David Hartmire, and Mike Vovk prepare for Swim22, a four-way crossing of the Catalina Channel. Each of the four swimmers will complete the 21-mile leg of the Catalina Channel consecutively.

The Daily Ocean Blog Post

06/15/2010

The Surfrider Chapter of South Orange County has gotten distance swimming star, Jen Schumacher to join Surfrider’s RISE ABOVE PLASTICS campaign. After swimming though trash for many years - most of it plastic - Schumacher reached out to Surfrider to ask for assistance in raising awareness against…

Video and Story on iReport.com Part 1

08/24/2009

Jen Schumacher will be swimming the Catalina Channel at midnight. Jen is a Cal State Fullerton Graduate. She is only 24 years old and will be part of a study they will be doing on Channel swimmers. While most people will be sleeping this young woman has taken on a huge challenge for herself as well…

Video and Story on iReport.com Part 2

08/14/2009

She Did IT!! Jen a grad student from Cal State Fullerton just completed her swim from Catalina Channel to Palos Verdes. She completed this swim with a remarkable time of 9hr and 2min. Jen and her support team arrived into a rocky beach at aprox 9am this morning. This challenge is not complete until…

KTLA5 Article

08/14/2009

A 24-year-old Cal State Fullerton grad student completed a 21-mile swim through the Catalina Channel Friday morning, beating the average time of 10-to-12 hours. Jen Schumacher started her swim aroud midnight at Doctor’s Cove on Catalina Island. She reached the San Pedro Peninsula nine hours…

Laguna Beach Independent

08/12/2009

Jen Schumacher, a 24-year-old Cal State Fullerton graduate student who often trains off Laguna Beach, will swim the Catalina Channel solo today. She will cross a 21-mile stretch in water up to 4000 ft. deep between Long Point on the San Pedro Peninsula and Doctor’s Cove on Catalina Island, raising…